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Did Justin Timberlake go wrong with his Prince tribute at the Super Bowl?

Did Justin Timberlake go wrong with his Prince tribute at the Super Bowl?

February 7, 2018

The Super Bowl halftime show is often more talked about than the game itself, whether it be a controversy as scandalous as a wardrobe malfunction, or a powerful performance given by an acclaimed artist. J...

Jeep Super Bowl commercial controversy: intolerance or patriotism?

Jordan Robinson, Contributing Writer

February 9, 2015

Filed under Opinions

Super Bowl Sunday is notorious for airing the most comical and sometimes controversial commercials to grab the audience’s attention. But where is the limit? Last Sunday’s highly anticipated line-up of commercials during the Super Bowl certainly disappointed some Americans this year. Jeep’s “Beautiful Lands” commercial featuring one of the United States’ most popular and patriotic songs in history, “This Land...

Weekly 49er 1/30/15

January 30, 2015

On this week's show: Measles at CSULB Week of Welcome on campus The Moderates perform in Long Beach Students predict the Super Bowl

Make ‘em all count: Seahawks going for repeat

Oscar Terrones, Sports Editor

January 29, 2015

Filed under Commentary, Sports

“Building through the draft.” It’s an old cliché most that newly hired General Managers use during their introductory press conference. It is a vague but satisfying explanation of how they expect to build the roster in the coming years. Some follow through, and others know it works as good lip service. With only a few exceptions, no two teams are as committed or skilled at identifying undervalued talent through...